Yes, you can change the locks on the house if the property is legally owned in just your name, but not if it is owned jointly with another person. If you own the house with your former partner, then you will need their permission to change the locks and you...
Based in North and East Yorkshire, Harrowells is a regional law firm with a long and successful track record of offering high quality advice to businesses, families and individuals. We have local offices in York and across Yorkshire, so simply contact your nearest Harrowells office in York, St Saviourgate, Clifton Moor, Easingwold, Haxby, Pocklington, Malton, and Thirsk.
Recognised legal specialists
With over 130 staff, we have a significant presence in Yorkshire’s highly competitive legal market and are recognised as specialists at a national level in a number of legal sectors.
The Harrowells ‘difference’ is that we always bring dedication and a practical perspective to our work. This transforms our advice from being legally ‘expert’ into something that is really effective from the client’s perspective.
The best way to work out whether you’d like us to help you is to talk to us – so why not email or phone us today.